Lord Yoritomo's Entourage Arriving in Kyoto (Yoritomo kô jôkyô gyôsô no zu)

「頼朝公上京行粧図」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 4th month
Artist Utagawa Yoshitora (Japanese, active about 1836–1887), Publisher Takanoya Tomoemon (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; H. 36.1 cm (14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5011.2a-c

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.41365a-c, 2009.5011.2a-c

Mounted in an album of 55 prints with the hand-written title “The Road to the Capital, Spring 1863” (Bunkyû san haru no miyako michi).
 画帳 「文久三春の都路」

Signed

Yoshitora ga (on each sheet)
芳虎画

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 4 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Shôeidô Hori Kane
改印:亥四改
彫師:松栄堂彫兼

Credit Line

Source unidentified